People use guns but, in a sense, guns use people too. When we have the technology for violence easily to hand, our choices are skewed and we are more vulnerable to being manipulated into violent action.
Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury

2017 Virginia Firearms Bills at-a-glance

2017 Virginia Firearms bills at a glance CROSSOVER 1A

By Jim Hoffler, WABC 7 News

NEW YORK (WABC) -- When a gun is used in a crime in New York, there's a good chance the weapon came from Virginia.

That's because the state is the number one source for illegal guns entering the city.

Federal investigators say Virginia gun shows could be a major factor.

No Guns On Campus
The Virginia Center for Public Safety is a non-profit, non-partisan grass roots organization dedicated to the reduction of gun violence in Virginia.

VACPS strives to accomplish this mission through awareness, education and advocacy. Our members represent a cross-section of racial, religious. professional and political groups.